2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Pure WhiteFinding a sporty hatchback for your adventures on the roads throughout Hardeeville, Bluffton, and Hilton Head Island shouldn't be too difficult. While there's a few models out there, the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI always seems to be the go-to choice. At Hilton Head Volkswagen, we're going to delve into this hatchback a little further to provide you with some insight and details.

Keep reading this 2018 VW Golf GTI review to see if this is the hatchback you're looking for!

Volkswagen Golf GTI Engine Specs & Performance

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Great Falls Green MetallicThe VW Golf GTI packs a punch with its 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder engine. This engine comes paired with a 6-speed manual transmission and can deliver 220 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. The Direct Injection, featured in the engine, allows the VW Golf GTI to achieve its impressive performance while limiting the fuel waste by injecting gasoline directly into the combustion chamber during peak performance. This hatchback also comes outfitted with a sport suspension, which gives you a better feel for the road, and it offers better handling around tight corners.

Passenger & Cargo Space

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI offers a spacious cabin that's fit for five passengers with 93.5 cubic feet of space. Passengers up front are offered 38.4 inches of headroom and 41.2 inches of legroom. Passengers riding in the back seat get 38.1 inches of headroom and 35.6 inches of legroom.

While the VW Golf GTI offers a spacious cabin for its passengers, it can also fit plenty of cargo in the 22.8 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats, which expands to an ample 52.7 cubic feet when the rear seats are folded down flat.

Interior Entertainment & Technology Features

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Interior FeaturesThe 2018 VW Golf GTI is packed with some fun and sophisticated features and technology to add some enjoyment to your routine commutes. Using the 6.5-inch Composition Color touchscreen display, you can access the assortment of entertainment features, including the radio, the Bluetooth®-paired phone, or even the media device that's connected through the USB port or auxiliary input.

The Volkswagen Golf GTI even includes the Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect. This feature syncs your smartphone to the touchscreen display, allowing you to access your phone's apps, media library, and even contacts. It makes selecting your phone's features much easier than by taking out your phone and selecting them by hand.

Get a Feel for the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Hardeeville, SC!

At Hilton Head Volkswagen, we hope that this 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI review helped you learn all about this sporty hatchback with what it can do and what it offers. While this review may have provided you with enough details and insight to pique your interests, you may find that dropping by and taking a closer look is the push you need toward deciding on your next car.

Get a feel for the 2018 VW Golf GTI by scheduling your test drive with us at Hilton Head Volkswagen! We're here to help drivers in Hardeeville, Bluffton, and Hilton Head Island learn more about their favorite models, so they can choose their next car with ease and confidence!

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